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  • Scientific Names
    • Abies concolor
    • Abies concolor lowiana
    • Abies lowiana
    • Abies lowiana lowiana
    • Abies lowiana viridula
  • English
    • White Fir
    • White silver fir
    • Sierra White Fir
  • Spanish
    • Abeto del noroeste
    • Abeto blanco

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Recent observations

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What

Sierra White Fir Abies concolor

Date

May 23, 2015

Description

I saw it along Odori Park Street. The tag says 'Abies concolor'

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What

White Fir Abies concolor

Observer

mgochfeld

Date

April 12, 2015

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johnmrandall

Date

May 9, 2015 12:57 PM PDT

Photos / Sounds

What

White Fir Abies concolor

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nelruzam

Date

May 1, 2015 04:10 PM PDT

Photos / Sounds

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What

White Fir Abies concolor

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c3lara8

Date

April 11, 2015

Description

Small white fir at the Barton Flats Campground in the San Bernardino Mountains. It was less than 5 feet in height and most of the other firs around the area were of the same relative height.

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Observer

dmcooperberg

Date

April 12, 2015

Description

40 ft tall. Leaves blueish green, 4-6 cm, thick, with a rounded tip and with a triangular cross section. Leaves pointed upward.

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What

White Fir Abies concolor

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jefftrees

Date

April 18, 2015 11:00 AM PDT

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What

White Fir Abies concolor

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meallen12

Date

April 4, 2015 12:43 PM PDT

Photos / Sounds

What

White Fir Abies concolor

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finatic

Date

February 18, 2015 10:45 AM PST

Place

Mt Pinos (Google, OSM)

Description

Kern County California, US

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

White Fir Abies concolor

Observer

bethadamyk

Date

November 29, 2014

Place

yosemite (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

White Fir Abies concolor

Observer

charlie

Date

September 14, 2006

Description

not 100% certain of date. Fir is to the right in background

Photos / Sounds

What

Abies Abies concolor

Observer

jamiebryn

Date

November 15, 2014

Description

Tall erect tree with needles growing close together forming thick needled branches. Needles curl upwards, rounded at point. Stomata strips on underside. Cones very large and growing upwards, only on upper branches. Bracts present.

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Description from Wikipedia

Abies concolor, commonly known as the white fir, is a fir native to the mountains of western North America, occurring at elevations of 900–3,400 m (2,952–11,154 ft). It is a medium to large evergreen coniferous tree growing to 25–60 m (80–197 ft) tall and with a trunk diameter of up to 2 m (6.5 ft). It is popular as an ornamental landscaping tree and as a Christmas tree. It is sometimes known as concolor fir.

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Conservation Summary

  • Mexico
    Sujeta a protección especial (Pr) (Source: Norma Oficial 059)
No range data available.